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Artwork that Commemorates 25 Years in Business

By Camila Matho. Earlier this year, we decided there was something missing in our main conference room. Sure, the room is filled with technology to make our meetings more efficient. And we have a killer view of the Fort Point Channel and the work we did on the Boston Tea Party & Ships Museum. But we needed an extra pop. read more >

MPA’s Road to Victory!

By Nate “Coach” Turner, LEED AP ID+C. It wasn’t easy, but we finally did it … MPA is the 2013 Architectural League Softball CHAMPS!! Last year, we finished in dead last place in our Softball League. But we were determined to reverse that standing and get rid of the dreaded title of “last place”. read more >

Designing for Research & Development / Laboratory Facilities

We at Margulies Perruzzi Architects are passionate about design. And we love our clients, who work in the corporate, professional services, healthcare, and real estate development sectors. But did you also know that we have vast experience designing for R&D and Labs?

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Meet MPA’s R&D/Lab Studio Expert

Dan Madru, LEED AP heads up the R&D/Lab studio. He joined MPA soon after its founding in the spring of 1988. As a Senior Associate and Project Manager with 27 years experience, Dan has worked with some amazing clients! read more >

MPA’s Toys for Tots box: Chugga Chugga Choo Choo!

By Camila Matho. When we received the information to be part of U.S Marine Corps Reserve Toys for Tots Program this year, we were immediately excited. read more >

Don’t Judge a [YOUR INDUSTRY HERE] Firm by Its Cover

By Sarah Nasznic. Last week, I ventured to The Broad Institute in Cambridge to join The Bioscience Network at their highly anticipated fall event, “Journey to The Top: What Biotechs Actually Do to Become a Top Employer”.  read more >

Powerful Proposals

By Barbara Hicks. In April 2012, I was asked to participate in a panel at an evening event for SMPS Boston entitled “Powerful Proposals: The Integration of Strategy, Graphics, and Writing.” read more >

An Evening with Bobby V.

By Dan Perruzzi, AIA, LEED AP. As a board member of the Massachusetts Building Congress, I had the honor of introducing Boston Red Sox manager Bobby Valentine at the September 6th event. read more >

Interior Designer by Day … Fashion Model by Night

By Dianne Dunnell-Bois. In the spring of 2011, Katie Bertoli from Haworth approached MPA with a proposition: create a Haworth /  Environments at Work / Margulies Perruzzi Architects team to create an entry for the 2011 International Interior Design Association of New England Fashion Show. read more >

The Boston Tea Party Ships & Museum: PART 3 – AHOY MATEY!

By Dan Perruzzi and Cyndy Gibson Murphy. Perhaps one of the most interesting (and certainly challenging) aspects of building on a floating barge is creating a level work surface. The first step in beginning framing on any project is making certain that you have a level foundation, especially since concrete has a much higher amount of tolerance than most other building materials. read more >